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Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

Decent place for PADI with decent rooms, there are cheaper and expensiever places on the Island. Had some luck so got a small group (: Cheers for wonderful instructors Verity and Dan! Its located close to the pier and with 1-3 mins walking distance to the beach.

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Reviewed 5 December 2014

We did our PADI Open Water License followed by our Advanced Open Water License in November/December 2014 with Ban's. We decided to do the course in english, so that we would be prepared to go diving everywhere else in the world. Our instructor Rich organised also German books for us, so that we could look up any unclear procedures on...

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Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

We went to Ban's Diving Resort. It is 10 minutes walking from the boat. We have got hour PADI open water here. We just had 3 days and had a lovely time here. We paid 9800 bath for the course en accomadation for 3 nights. Also the food in the restaurant was great and enough to choose. Our instructor Becky...

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Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Ban's was such an amazing experience, very convenient, welcoming and great value. You can really get stuck in the scuba lifestyle here and happily stay on the island until you get your diving fix. Free fan room during your courses is a bonus for those on a tight budget, but worth the upgrade to aircon if you can afford it...

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Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

Really nice course! Instructors Anthony and Jason are great persons and very carefully instructors! The stay on the rooms are very good! The only thing is not so good is that you have no breakfast included! Really nice infrastructure and the island is really beautiful !!

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Bremen, Germany
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

We couldn't be happier!! Verity and Dan the instructors made my experience a once and a life time event. They made our Course and diving sessions very special. The skills were taught professionally and were personal. Verity was patient and made sure we understood the material. I highly recommend that if anyone wants to learn how to dive,. This is...

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1Thank Marc K
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I recently completed my open water diving course and my adventure diver course at Bans Resort and it was a thrilling experience that I will never forget! My Irish instructor, Rich, was very experienced I couldn't have asked for a better teacher. He was well practiced and easy to follow during classroom work and in water training. The equipment provided...

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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Excellent place for diving. I only had time for my Open water course but will definately be back. The instructors Rich and Neal made the experience exceptional. Met some amazing people! Rooms are ok but would up grade to air con room or higher to be confortable.

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 December 2014

I recommended you guy who's finding the diving school at Koh Tao. Ban's has a lot of professional of scuba diving, you will not get only certificate but you'll get friendship also. For resort, good price, clean and good service. I've been here 2 times already and so impressed.

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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 24 November 2014

I took a course up at ban`s in this october. my direct instructor, Verity, and Abby our group guide. was so attentive and patient for all of us, and made this amazing experience to one of a kind. Those four days sincerely changed my perspective this whole new world. Thank you!!

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Ban's Technical Diving is operated out of Ban's Diving, Koh Tao, Thailand. Ban's Technical Diving is an award winning DSAT, BSAC, ANDI Technical Instructor Diving Facility. The only Tech Center on Koh Tao (and one of few in the world) that offers DSAT Technical Diving Intructor Courses. Deep Wreck Diving, Cave Expeditions.-Nitrox, Deep, Wreck, Gas Blender, Compressor Operator, Rebreather, Equipment, Emergency Oxygen, Technical Decompression Diving, Cave, Cavern......... ... more   less 

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Address: Haad Sairee, Koh Tao, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Koh Tao
Price Range: €36 - €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ban's Diving Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Ban`s Diving Hotel Koh Tao
Bans Diving Hotel
Bans Diving Ko Tao
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Koh Tao
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Koh Tao
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